CHICAGO -- Quinton Pippen had 15 points and a season-high 11 rebounds Saturday as Chicago State beat Alabama State 67-54.
Jeremy Robinson and Clarke Rosenberg also had 15 points for the Cougars (3-8). Nate Duhon added 10 points for Chicago State, which trailed the Hornets 43-40 with 15 minutes to play but scored the next 22 points while holding Alabama State scoreless for the next 10 minutes.
Joshua Freelove scored 13 points to lead Alabama State (0-6). It was the Hornets' first game since Nov. 25 and begins a stretch of seven games in the next 13 days.
Forward Kennedy Meeks, who has averaged 9.4 points and 6.5 rebounds at North Carolina, has pulled out of the NBA draft and will return to the Tar Heels.
Cal big man Ivan Rabb could have been selected in the top 10 of the NBA draft. Instead, he's returning to Berkeley to make himself, and the Golden Bears, stronger.
Devin Williams' decision last month to sign with an agent and enter the NBA draft has left West Virginia in a tough spot.